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Richmond, Virginia, is the eleventh-most-unequal big city in the country; its leaders finally want to change that.
It’s too easy to condemn the right’s populist attacks on Muslims—especially with so many left-wing atheists and liberal hawks joining the party.
The novelist discusses religion, history, language and the importance of moral scrutiny.
Here’s another reminder that “personal responsibility” is a principle relevant only to the poor and the black.
Bronson Koenig is using his newfound national platform to speak out against mistreatment of Native Americans.
Cities nationwide are criminalizing black people to pay the bills.
Our short historical memory is no accident.
A multimedia timeline presenting the history of the struggle for racial justice, from 1991 to 2015.
A multimedia timeline presenting the history of the struggle for racial justice, from 1968 to 1990.
Racism, segregation and inequality persist in this civil-rights battleground.